Italian Islands

Travel
by Silvia Donati | Thu, 04/01/2021 - 05:35
Smaller, little-known islands with interesting pasts can be found off the coast of Italy, making for fun day trips from larger nearby islands or the coast.…
Travel
by Myra Robinson | Thu, 09/03/2020 - 03:38
Most tourists in Venice, if they venture out to the islands, take the vaporetto number 12 from San Zaccaria or Fondamenta Nuova to Murano, the ‘glass island’…
Travel
by Luciana.Squadrilli | Tue, 08/25/2020 - 04:22
Once upon a time Salina was considered the “lesser” of the Aeolian islands despite being the second biggest after Lipari with three different comuni of Santa…
Travel
by travelista73 | Thu, 08/22/2019 - 05:38
Naples’ Sorrentine Peninsula is the insta-famous stretch of coast that Italian summer dreams are made of. If you can count yourself among those fortunate…
Travel
by Silvia Donati | Thu, 07/11/2019 - 00:00
The island of San Pietro, off the south-western coast of Sardinia, opposite the coast of Sulcis, is the sixth largest island in Italy. In its 51 square…
Travel
by Kristie Prada | Thu, 06/13/2019 - 02:11
Sardinia is a fantastic holiday destination for anyone to visit but especially those with a family. Like most of Italy, it’s very welcoming towards children…
Life + Style
by John Bensalhia | Thu, 08/25/2016 - 05:55
Make a splash with some fantastic water activity sports in Sardinia! John Bensalhia tests the water...  DIVE OF ACTIVITY Diving into the cool blue waters is…
Travel
by Silvia Donati | Mon, 03/21/2016 - 10:20
Gorgona, the smallest of the Tuscan Archipelago islands, is set to open to visitors starting this Spring. Up until now, visits to the islands were limited and…
Culture
by Barry Lillie | Mon, 06/22/2015 - 09:02
Taking their name from the Greek for ‘high sea’, the Pelagian Islands, (Isole Pelagie) are closer to Africa than their political and administrative home of…
Travel
by Barry Lillie | Fri, 02/06/2015 - 02:30
Continuing with our articles documenting the islands around Italy, we have previously featured the Aegadian and Aeolian Islands, and this feature will look at…